Annual Strawberry Festival 2012
Thursday, June 7, 2012
11:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Courthouse Square in Downtown Kokomo
Strawberry Shortcake $5
KOKOMO, IN – Advance tickets for the Greater Kokomo Downtown Association’s Annual Strawberry Festival on Thursday, June 7 are now available. The festival features strawberries, shortcake, ice cream, whipped cream, music, and a few new additions this year.
A generous portion of strawberry shortcake is only $5. Advance tickets can be purchased at Palmer’s Jewelry, 101 E. Sycamore St., Chamber of Commerce, 325 N Main St., Community First Bank, 201 W Sycamore St., and all its branches, Planet Mind, 108 N Main St., PNC Bank, 200 W Mulberry St, Angie Meyers Design Studio, 104 W Walnut St, Upper Crust, 106 N Main St, Lux Boutique, 102 E Walnut St, The Vault, 223 N Main St and Key Bank, 224 N Main S., and all its branches.
The Strawberry Festival will be held on Main Street on the Courthouse Square from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., or while quantities last. Featured at the festival will be shortcakes baked by women from the Millerview Amish School in eastern Howard County, strawberries through Moore’s Pie Shop, ice cream from Glover’s, and whipped cream donated by Meijer of Kokomo. Also featured will be music by Kokomo Symphony Youth Orchestra.
McDonalds® of Central Indiana will be providing samples of their Frozen Strawberry Lemonade. Also kids will enjoy a fun show by Ronald McDonald® starting at noon. Free activities and crafts will be offered during the festival at Planet Mind, 108 N. Main St. Also, Angie Meyers Design Studio, 104 W. Walnut St will be doing something special as well.
“We are proud to continue with the tradition of the Strawberry Festival which highlights our downtown,” said Jeb Conrad, President & CEO of the Alliance. “It is an event that makes Kokomo a great place to live, work and play. ”